Tag: Grammy

LIFESTYLE

Jay-Z Wins Dr. Dre Global Impact Award At Grammy

Jay-Z was awarded the Dr. Dre Global Impact Award and used his speech as a potshot against the Grammy organizers. He talked about the hip-hop greats that came before him – and heavily suggested change at the Grammys history of placing rap on the backburner – or at the very least, not in the televised version of the show. (This […]

LIFESTYLE

Taylor Swift Continues Her Winning Ways At The Grammy

Taylor Swift won Album of The Year at the Grammy Awards for “Midnights,” breaking the record for most wins in the category with four. She began her speech by thanking her producer and friend Jack Antonoff and added, “I would love to tell you this is the happiest moment of my life,” she told the crowd but said she feels […]

SPORTS

Chris Gayle Set To Make Grammy Debut

Chris Gayle, Jamaica, and West Indies former cricket star and now a newly minted recording artist, is seeking to have his name etched in the annals of the Grammy. The legendary batsman has committed to entering ‘The Tropical Houses Cruises to Jamaica: The Asian Edition’ album for consideration for nomination ahead of the 66th staging of the Grammy Awards in […]

LIFESTYLE

The 64th Annual Grammy Awards Winners

The 64th Annual Grammy Awards was held in the city of Las Vegas in the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday with Jon Batiste winning five trophies, including album of the year, We Are. Other top awardees honored include teenage pop phenomenon Olivia Rodrigo and R&B duo Silk Sonic. Below is the full list of the Grammys 2022 winners: Album […]

Culture

Michelle Obama Gets Grammy Nomination For Audiobook

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama, American lawyer, university administrator, writer, and first lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017, continues to create milestones as she could soon earn a Grammy award as part of her bragging rights. The former first lady was recently nominated for the best spoken word album award for her work on the audiobook of her […]

Jamaica

Local Artists Get Roll Call In 2019 Reggae Grammy Category

The nominees for 2019 Reggae Grammy category have been announced and it’s made up of predominantly Jamaican artists. The nominees for Best Reggae Album include the following: The World Turns by Black Uhuru Reggae Forever by Etana Rebellion Rises by Ziggy Marley A Matter of Time by Protoje 44/876 by Sting & Shaggy Meanwhile, Kendrick Lamar and Drake lead this […]

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The 2016 Reggae Grammy…

Nominees Roll Call! Reggae got soul Got so much soul Listen to the beat Move your dancing feet Rock your bodyline Move in time — Toots & The Maytals Reggae is the musical soul of the Jamaican people. It reflects the country’s cultural norms and is a lyrical form of commentary on the socio-economic political and other happenings in Jamaica. […]